Children and the Good Life

New Challenges for Research on Children

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ISBN: 978-90-481-9218-2 (Print) 978-90-481-9219-9 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Children and the Good Life: Theoretical Challenges

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-12

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      Pages 1-6

      Introduction

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      Pages 13-28

      Modern Children and Their Well-Being: Dismantling an Ideal

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      Pages 29-39

      Children, the Feminist Ethic of Care and Childhood Studies: Is This the Way to the Good Life?

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      Pages 41-51

      Childhood Welfare and the Rights of Children

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      Pages 53-68

      Children and Their Needs

  3. The Capability Approach and Research on Children

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-73

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      Pages 75-89

      The Capability Approach and Research on Children: Capability Approach and Children’s Issues

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      Pages 91-101

      Subjective Well-Being and Capabilities: Views on the Well-Being of Young Persons

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      Pages 103-114

      Language Education—For the “Good Life”?

  4. Children’s Perspectives: Methodological Critiques and Empirical Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-118

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      Pages 119-129

      Biographical Research in Childhood Studies: Exploring Children’s Voices from a Pedagogical Perspective

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      Pages 131-139

      Researching Identities, Difference, Subjectivities and Social Relations in Childhood Within Multi-ethnic Infant and Primary School Settings

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      Pages 141-157

      Childhood Studies in Turkey

  5. Structural Conditions and Children in Different National Contexts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-162

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      Pages 163-175

      Child Poverty—Social and Economic Policy for Children

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      Pages 177-187

      Well-Being of Children in Turkey

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      Pages 189-201

      Roma Children and Social Exclusion in Lithuania: Sociological Approach to Human Development

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 203-205